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Community Development and Adult Education: Prospects for change?
Connolly, Brid
This article will look at the origins of community developmnent and its role in addressing social issues such as poverty, unemployment and the unequal position of women. It will assess the part adult education plays in community development. Finally, it will consider if the current main trends in community development in Ireland succeeds in bringing about social change which is liberating rather than domesticating.
Keyword(s): Adult & Community Education; Community development; adult education; prospects for change
Publication Date:
1996
Type: Book chapter
Peer-Reviewed: Yes
Contributor(s): Connolly, Brid; Fleming, Ted; McCormack, David; Ryan, Anne B.
Institution: Maynooth University
Citation(s): Connolly, Brid (1996) Community Development and Adult Education: Prospects for change? In: Radical Learning for Liberation. MACE, Centre for Adult and Community Education, NUI Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland, pp. 27-44.
Publisher(s): MACE, Centre for Adult and Community Education, NUI Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland
File Format(s): application/pdf
Related Link(s): http://mural.maynoothuniversity.ie/270/1/Adult_Ed_scans_1.pdf
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